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Sallie Krawcheck: The Power of Women, Work and Wallet

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Thu, Feb 2 2017 - 6:30pm

Sallie Krawcheck, CEO and Co-founder, Ellevest; Author, Own It: The Power of Women at Work
Tina Sharkey, Co-Founder and CEO of Brandless, Entrepreneur; Investor; Advisor—Moderator

Are you ready to take charge of your career and financial destiny? Let Sallie Krawcheck show you how to harness your potential and fearlessly go after your goals. Read more »

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The Future of America's Political Parties

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Wed, Feb 1 2017 - 7:00pm

David Brady, Ph.D., Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution; Professor of Political Science, Stanford Graduate School of Business
Melissa Caen, Political Analyst, CBS San Francisco—Moderator

This program is sponsored by Relevant Wealth Advisors. Read more »

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Changemakers: Movement Leaders on Civil Rights in an Uncivil Time

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Wed, Feb 1 2017 - 6:30pm

Lariza Dugan Cuadra, Executive Director, Carecen SF
Rashad Robinson, Executive Director, Color of Change
Abdi Soltani, Executive Director, ACLU of Northern California
Tom Steyer, Founder and President, NextGen Climate
Mina Kim, Anchor and Host, KQED—Moderator

Sponsored by the San Francisco Foundation as part of the People, Power, Place Series, which addresses access and equity in the Bay Area. Read more »

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Tim Ferriss: Tools of Titans

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Tue, Jan 31 2017 - 7:00pm

Tim Ferriss, Entrepreneur; Public Speaker; Author, Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers
Naval Ravikant, CEO and Co-Founder, AngelList—Moderator Read more »

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Week to Week Political Roundtable and Social Hour 1/30/17

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Mon, Jan 30 2017 - 6:30pm

Lanhee J. Chen, David and Diane Steffy Research Fellow, Hoover Institution; Former Policy Director, 2012 Romney-Ryan Presidential Campaign; Twitter
Joe Garofoli, Senior Politics Writer and Columnist, San Francisco Chronicle; Twitter
Barbara Marshman, Editorial Page Editor, The Mercury News; Twitter Read more »

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Terrorism Expert Brian Fishman: How Can ISIS Be Defeated?

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Wed, Jan 25 2017 - 6:30pm

Brian Fishman, Counterterrorism Research Fellow, New America; Fellow, Combating Terrorism Center, West Point; Author, The Master Plan: ISIS, al-Qaeda, and the Jihadi Strategy for Final Victory 
In conversation with Kori Schake, Research fellow, Hoover Institution; Former Deputy Director, Policy Planning, U.S. State Department; Former Director, Defense Strategy and Requirements, National Security Council

To defeat ISIS, you need to understand ISIS. Read more »

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Walter Alvarez: A Most Improbable Journey

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Tue, Jan 24 2017 - 7:00pm

Walter Alvarez, Professor, Earth and Planetary Science Department, University of California, Berkeley; Author, A Most Improbable Journey: A Big History of Our Planet and Ourselves
Lisa Krieger, Science and Research Reporter, San Jose Mercury News—Moderator

One in a million doesn’t even come close. Read more »

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Carole Bayer Sager: A Star-Studded Musical Journey

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Thu, Jan 19 2017 - 6:30pm

Carole Bayer Sager, Grammy and Academy Award-winning Songwriter; Author, They’re Playing Our Song; Twitter
In conversation with Brad Rosenstein, Program Producer, The Presidio Trust; Former Curator of Exhibitions and Programs, Museum of Performance and Design

This program is part of our Good Lit series, underwritten by the Bernard Osher Foundation. Read more »

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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen

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Wed, Jan 18 2017 - 12:00pm

Janet L. Yellen, Ph.D., Chair, Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System; Professor Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley
George Scalise, Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors (Chair)
Edward Wasserman, Ph.D., Dean, University of California Berkeley Journalism School; Former Executive Business Editor, Miami Herald—Moderator

Two days before the new U.S. president is sworn in, join us for a rare opportunity to hear an economic assessment from the head of the Fed. Read more »

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Artificial Intelligence: What Everyone Needs to Know

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Tue, Jan 17 2017 - 6:30pm

Jerry Kaplan, Entrepreneur; Author, Artificial Intelligence: What Everyone Needs to Know 
In conversation with John MarkoffNew York Times Technology Reporter

This program is generously supported by Accenture. Read more »

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